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Tacos Moreno

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303 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5415
+1 831-427-2200
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good11%
  • Average44%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Sep 30, 2016
“Local Knowledge - Best Tacos in town”
Nov 4, 2015
“Dinner after fun at the Boardwalk”
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
303 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5415
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Reviewed September 30, 2016

Don't believe any of the negative reviews. Santa Cruz Locals think this is the best tacos in town. I've been going to local taquerias here for more than 30 years. I keep going back here as it's my favorite

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed November 4, 2015

This is conveniently located outside of the Boardwalk within a couple of blocks. Food is good, nothing fancy but hits the spot for all family members

Thank Tina K
Reviewed April 20, 2015

First day there was no carne asada, so we settled for al pastor. It was really good but I requested sour cream on the side and my whole plate was covered. The second day the carne asada was delicious and I tried the carnitas. Delicious!...More

Thank roseamy
Reviewed April 15, 2015

I believe in consistency. Get it right, and keep getting it right. Tacos Moreno has been doing just that for decades. If your in the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk area and in the mood for satisfying Mexican food you've got to check them out. Lets...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2014

The portions are good, the quality is average, the people are friendly, but the restaurant could use a good cleaning. All in all, an authentic Mexican experience. The beer I had helped me through it :)

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had read so many great reviews about Tacos Moreno, so we were really excited to try it. I got a steak taco and my husband got a carnitas taco. I thought it was really dry. I would highly recommend you pay to get sour...More

Thank redeemedbygrace62
Reviewed July 25, 2014

Have loved this place for years. Simple and quick, and always delicious tacos and burritos. Also Mexican soft drinks in the cooler. A popular neighborhood place.

Thank PacPete
Reviewed May 12, 2014

Tacos Moreno is not your typical "tourist" restaurant. In fact, I would venture to say that most tourists don't even know this place exists. There are 3 locations in town which offer the best authentic tacos and burritos anywhere for excellent prices. I believe they...More

Thank Robincafoxa
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5415
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-427-2200
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